Borough man denies child abuse images charges

A man has denied making dozens of child abuse images.

Wednesday, 17th March 2021, 2:55 pm
Updated Wednesday, 17th March 2021, 2:58 pm

Karl Ashton, 33, of Rugby Road, Leigh, stood before Wigan justices to plead not guilty to having “child porn” falling into all three categories of seriousness: four category A (the most serious), five category B and 133 C between April and November 2018.

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He was bailed until he appears before a Bolton judge on April 7.

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Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court